Study Nurse, Data Clerk and Community Health Worker Jobs at University of Washington TREE Program

On Tuesday, April 23rd, 2013
The University of Washington (UW) is proud to be one of America’s premier educational and research institutions. The UW has been conducting medical research and program activities in Kenya for over 25 years.
As part of this endeavor, the Treatment, Research and Expert Education (TREE) program has contributed to HIV medical research and has developed HIV treatment, prevention and management capacity through training, clinical mentorship, and webcast distance learning lectures.
The purpose of TREE is to develop and share academic medical expertise that will improve the quality and management of HIV care in Kenya.
TREE has an outstanding opportunity for a Study Nurse, a Data Clerk and a Community Health Worker.

Study Nurse

Specific Duties
  • Dispense medications and performing pill counts
  • Perform informed consent procedures
  • Perform patient interviews and fill case reporting forms
  • A diploma in Nursing
  • Registration with the Nursing Council of Kenya
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Previous experience treating HIV/AIDS and interest in research are added advantages
Data Clerk
Specific Duties
  • Data entry using Cardiff Tele-Form
  • Doing  data cleaning using SPSS syntax and line-listings
  • Maintaining  a data log book of data entry queries and inconsistencies
  • Assembling of patients folders by filing the required questionnaires
  • Data backup
  • Assist in filing of the patient’s files
  • Degree in Mathematics or Statistics
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office, including Excel, Access, Word, and PowerPoint
  • Demonstrated experience in data entry, verification and resolution of inconsistencies, especially with automated systems like Cardiff Tele-Form or Formic software.
  • Proficiency in SPSS: writing syntax, interpreting outputs, and descriptive analyses
  • Previous experience working in a research setting is added advantage
Community Health Worker
Specific Duties
  • Organizing and carrying of patient charts
  • Escorting patients between multiple procedure rooms
  • Scheduling appointments and performing reminder calls
  • Organization skills and ability to work well with minimal supervision
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Previous experience working with HIV/AIDS and interest in research are added advantages
Submit your application letter addressed to the Program Director with your daytime telephone contact, telephone contacts of three professional referees, a detailed Curriculum Vitae, and copies of certificates and testimonials by 1st May, 2013 to [email protected]
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  1. Hussein Abdi Barrow says:

    I successfuly completed diploma in community development,currently living in wajir county searchng jobs so if given an opportunity to work with you as community health worker,i will do best to my knowledge.Worked in several clinics here wajir and have agood experience.

  2. Vincent Adhanja says:

    Hi searching a job in Community Health worker. I have a diploma in Community Development an Hiv Intervention. I am qualified Community Health worker from the Ministry of Public health and Sanitation and i have serve them 4 two years as a volunteer. I have also completed my certificate level in Hiv Testing and Counseling. Currenty am Stil volunteer with Aphia plus as Community Health Extension worker and also as a Htc Counselor. I have pasionate and am well committed and dedicated to serve the community. I will really appreciate if given chance to work with your organisation. Thanks in advance. My contacts are 0706425882

  3. Your Name... says:

    hope this is not a hoak!how are you relating to GHA?

  4. ROSE NEKESA says:

    Hi admin,i succesfully completed my corse in community health and development.currently am serving the community in kajiado county as a CHEW and if given a chance in your organisation i will do my number is 0722127122

  5. virginia says:

    im a qualifield health worker in where i have done diploma in community health and certificate of HIV management and counseling i am curently doing voluntely and i would like to ask for a chance in order to help our communities

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